Health Care Authority Rulemaking Notice

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Health Care Authority Rulemaking Notice

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Permanent Adoption (CR103P)

182-503-0515 Washington apple health - Social Security number requirements

Purpose: This section is being revised to:
(1) Clarify when a valid Social Security Number (SSN) or proof of application for an SSN is not required to be provided to be eligible for Apple Health or Tailored Supports for Older Adults (TSOA)
(2) Clarify requirements for exceptions to not providing an SNN
(3) Clarify the requirement for confirming with the agency that the exception to providing an SSN still applies
(4) Clarify what must be provided if an SSN is not known or has not been issued
(5) Clarify that if a household member is required to provide an SSN and fails to do so, it may result in denial or termination  (WSR 18-10-014)


182-513-1515 Maximum guardianship fees and related costs before June 1, 2018.
182-513-1525 Procedure for allowing guardianship fees and related costs from client participation before June 1, 2018.
182-513-1530 Maximum guardianship fee and related cost deductions allowed from a client's participation or room and board on or after June 1, 2018.

Purpose: The agency is amending and repealing WACs to create a process that allows a Medicaid client to keep more of their income that would have otherwise been paid towards the client’s cost care, in order to compensate and reimburse their guardian. The purpose of new section WAC 182-513-1530 is to combine the former WAC sections and modify the existing process into one WAC section. (WSR 18-10-024)

Emergency Adoption (CR103E)

182-531A-0800 Applied behavior analysis (ABA)

Purpose: The agency is revising WAC 182-531A-0800, Applied behavior analysis (ABA) - Provider requirements, to align with new credentialing for Applied Behavioral Analysis providers through the Washington State Department of Health under Chapter 246-805 WAC. (WSR 18-10-017)